Massachusetts Daily Collegian

SELF Magazine’s Workout on the Quad draws 900 students

By Taylor Gilmore

April 27, 2014

Filed under Campus News, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Rain didn’t stop 900 students from heading to SELF Magazine’s Workout on the Quad on Saturday for exercise and giveaways. Although it was dreary outside, spirits were high in the tents. The Workout in the Park event is...

Campus Perspectives: One year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings

By Rose Gottlieb

April 15, 2014

Filed under News Multimedia, Scrolling Headlines, Web-Exclusive

Students voice their thoughts about the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Campus Perspectives: One year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Yak Back!: Spring concert roving report

By UVC-TV19

April 10, 2014

Filed under Campus Perspectives, Op/Ed Multimedia, Scrolling Headlines, UVC-TV19, Web-Exclusive, Yak Back!

We sent Brendan Hoffses into the field to see how students feel about this year's spring concert line-up of The Goo Goo Dolls, Slightly Stoopid and Wale. UMass Yak Back! now streaming on DailyCollegian.com. Check DailyCo...

UMass Yak Back!: Episode 121

By UVC-TV19

March 27, 2014

Filed under Op/Ed Multimedia, Scrolling Headlines, UVC-TV19, Web-Exclusive, Yak Back!

The strange happenings at the Sochi Olympics and the craze surrounding the smartphone application, Flappy Bird. A special Valentine's Day roving report and commentary from Molly Plaehn. UMass Yak Back! now streaming on Da...

UMass Yak Back! now streaming on DailyCollegian.com

By UVC-TV19

March 26, 2014

Filed under Op/Ed Multimedia, Scrolling Headlines, UVC-TV19, Web-Exclusive, Yak Back!

Same familiar faces? Check. Same semi-professional/semi-questionable content? Check. NEW place to watch it all happen? CHECK. UMass Yak Back! now streaming on DailyCollegian.com. Check DailyCollegian.com on Fridays for new Yak Back! conte...

Honors Dorm Open Door Competition, but not all interested

By Catherine Ferris

December 2, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

This article is part four in a series addressing student reactions to the Commonwealth Honors Complex.   A sense of community is something students may find comfort in when away from home at college. To help with thi...

Retailers prepare for Black Friday, UMass students don’t

By Kristin LaFratta

November 24, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

It is almost that time of year again – a time when retail stores everywhere brace themselves for an army of savvy, skilled shoppers ready to attack discounted products. Black Friday, the day following Thanksgiving when commercial...

UMass students, staff have different opinions on smoking ban

By Rose Gottlieb

November 21, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Five College News, News

At the beginning of the year, UMass adopted a new tobacco policy that prohibited the use of any tobacco products on campus. However, almost one semester after the policy was first implemented, there are mixed opinions on how effecti...